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© Mr Derek Taylor

IoE Number: 260719
Location: MILFORD BRIDGE (THAT PART IN BASCHURCH CP),
  BASCHURCH, NORTH SHROPSHIRE, SHROPSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Derek Taylor
Date Photographed: 12 August 2004
Date listed: 25 April 1988
Date of last amendment: 25 April 1988
Grade II

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BASCHURCH C.P.MILFORDSJ 42 SW15/20Milford Bridge (that-part in Baschurch C.P.)GVII

BASCHURCH C.P. MILFORD SJ 42 SW 15/20 Milford Bridge (that - part in Baschurch C.P.) GV II Bridge. 1831. Thomas Stanton, engineer. Tooled red sandstone ashlar. Two segmental arches with stepped voussoirs, impost bands, and central semi-circular cutwaters. Curved wing walls with square end piers, string course, and plain parapet with rounded top. Parapet of large stone blocks with herringbone tooling. The contract for the building of the bridge was awarded to Nathaniel Edwards. Thomas Stanton was deputy to Thomas Telford, the County Surveyor of Bridges. Milford Bridge carries the Little Ness - Baschurch road over the River Perry, and part of it stands within Little Ness C.P. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire (1985), p. 27.

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